What sorts of events or circumstances threaten Indiana University’s ability to satisfy its core missions? That is, what sorts of conditions would dramatically reduce our ability to teach, conduct research, and serve the community? Who knows? Well, thanks to the efforts of Merri Beth Lavagnino, university leadership is gaining a good understanding of how to think in those terms.
IU’s University Information Security Office posted a bulletin on Thursday alerting computer users to a vulnerability in Adobe Flash that could affect all versions. Initially a fix was not expected until next week, but the updated UISO bulletin includes information about the fix as well as background about the exploit.